Sherine Ibrahim, MD

    Cytogenetic Consultant and Head of Cytogenetic Unit

Cytogenetic Consultant and Head of Cytogenetic Unit

Clinical Pathology Consultant, National Cancer Institute, Cairo University.


  • MD. Clinical Pathology and Oncologic Laboratory Medicine, National Cancer Institute, Cairo University.
  • MSc. Clinical Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University.
  • BSc. Medicine and Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University.

Selected Publications:

  • Sidhom I, Shaaban K, Youssef SH, Ali N, Gohar S, Rashed WM, Mehanna M, Salem S, Soliman S, Yassin D, Mansour ES, Coustan-Smith E, Ribeiro RC, Rivera GK. Reduced-intensity therapy of pediatric lymphoblastic leukemia: Impact of residual disease early in remission induction.Blood. 2020 Oct 8:blood.2020007977. doi: 10.1182/blood.2020007977. Epub ahead of print.PMID: 33031492.
  • Nayera Hamdy, Hossam Bokhary, Amr Elsayed, Walaa Hozayn, Sonya Soliman, Sherine Salem, Khaled Alsheshtawi, AmrA bdalla, Hanafy Hafez, Mahmoud Hammad. July 2020. RAS Pathway Mutation Patterns in Patients With Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia: A Developing Country Single-center Experience. Clinical Lymphoma Myeloma and Leukemia.
  • Volume 20, Issue 7, Pages e368-e374.
  • Hanafy A. Hafez, Amr Abdallah, Mahmoud Hammad, Nayera Hamdy, Dina Yassin, Sherine Salem, Omayma Hassanain , Lama Elhalaby , Alaa Elhaddad. February 2020. Outcomes of allogenic hematopoietic cell transplantation for childhood chronic myeloid leukemia: Single-center experience . Pediatric Transplantation.
  • Rashed WM, Hamza MW, Matboli M, Salem SI. 2019. Dec 5. MicroRNA as a prognostic biomarker for survival in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia: a systematic review. Cancer Metastasis Rev.
  • Nesreen Ali, Seham Gohar, Iman Zaky, Ahmed Elghoneimy, Sarah Youssef, Gehad Sameer, Dina Yassin, Sherine Salem, Hadeel Magdi, Iman Sidhom. Osteonecrosis In Children With Acute
  • Lymphoblastic Leukemia: A report from Children Cancer Hospital Egypt.
  • Pediatric blood & Cancer journal. September 2018.
  • Nassar M, Samaha H, Ghabrial M, Yehia M, Taha T, Salem S, Shaaban K, Omar M, Ahmed N and El- 2 Shahenda M El-Naggr Naggar S. Defective aggresomes clearance through LC3A silencing in primary choroid plexus carcinoma. Sci Rep. 2017; 7: 8022. doi.10.1038/2s41598-017-07403-5
  • Ezzat S, Rashed WM, Salem S, Dorak MT, El-Daly M, Abdel-Hamid M, Sidhom I, El-Hadad A, Loffredo C.” Environmental, maternal, and reproductive risk factors for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia in Egypt: a case-control study” .BMC Cancer. 2016 Aug 20;16:662. doi: 10.1186/s12885-016-2689-z.
  • Magda Assem, Heba N. Raslan, Sherine Salem, Rania S. Abd El Aziz, Amr M. El – Said, Yasser H. Elnahass, and Amany Helal.”Combined CD86 Expression & Increase in Soluble Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Confers Bad Prognosis in Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia”.
  • Life Science Journal 10(4):1155-1162 · January 2013
  • Sidhom I, Shaaban K, Soliman S, Ezzat S, El-Anwar W, Hamdy N, Yassin D, Salem S, Hassanein H, Mansour MT. (2008).”Clinical Significance of Immunophenotypic Markers in Paediatric T-cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia” – J Egypt Natl Canc Inst. PMID: 20029466.
  • Mahmoud AbdelSalam, Azza El Sissy, Mohamed A Samra, Sherine Ibrahim, Dalia El Markaby & Farida Gadallah. (2008). “Fluorescence in situ hybridization in conjunction with karyotyping in detection of cytogenetic abnormalities in B-cell Chronic
  • Lymphocytic Leukemia and its prognostic value”. Med. J. Cairo Univ., Vol.76, No. I, Suppl. March:59-65, 2008
  • J Soulier, L Trakhtenbrot, V Najfeld, J M Lipton, S Mathew, H Avet-Loiseau, M De Braekeleer, S Salem, A Baruchel, S C Raimondi and S D Raynaud. (2003). “Amplification of band q22 of chromosome 21, including AML1, in older children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia: an emerging molecular cytogenetic subgroup.
  • Leukemia, PMID:12886264